RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Medical Research

A collection of news and information related to Medical Research published by this site and its partners.

Top Medical Research Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • 9 out of 10 problem drinkers in the U.S. aren't alcoholics, study says

    You might think that people who throw back five or more drinks in a single outing or who down 15 or more drinks in a week are likely to be alcoholics. But a new study finds that the overwhelming majority of them are not. Only one out of 10 Americans who...
  • New report on Newtown shooter: Parental denial, breakdowns, missed opportunities

    In February 2007, Yale clinicians identified in Adam Lanza what they believed were profound emotional disabilities and offered him treatment that could give him relief for the first time in his troubled life. But Adam was angry and anxious, and he didn'...
  • Lawmakers question probe into boy's death at Maryland group home

    Lawmakers question probe into boy's death at Maryland group home
    A state senator who has been scrutinizing Maryland's regulation of group homes for disabled foster children is questioning results of an investigation into the death of 10-year-old Damaud Martin. Sen. Joan Carter Conway, who chairs the Senate committee...
  • Saudi Arabia tackles MERS virus, still hunting source

    By Kate Kelland LONDON, (Reuters) - (This story corrects to make clear that the finding that 97 percent of cases were hospital-acquired was from a study of an outbreak in Jeddah, paragraph 10) Saudi Arabia has not yet traced the source of a mysterious...
  • Hazing at Md. colleges includes humiliation, coercion, hospital trips

    Hazing at Md. colleges includes humiliation, coercion, hospital trips
    In their zeal to join a fraternity at Towson University, Brad Notaro and his fellow pledges submitted to a battery of humiliation and abuse. At the direction of students they hoped would make them brothers at Pi Lambda Phi, they ran and performed...
  • ‘Hypoallergenic’ labels may not be accurate

    By Madeline Kennedy (Reuters Health) – Products for kids with itchy skin that are labeled hypoallergenic often contain ingredients that can cause allergic reactions, a recent study found. The "hypoallergenic" label is not regulated by the FDA,...
  • Women worldwide seek help from St. Louis doc to remove pelvic implants

    ST. LOUIS A glass box engraved with "Another girl saved by the sling slayer" sits outside the surgeon's office. A patient was so grateful after Dr. Dionysios Veronikis removed her painful pelvic mesh, she gave the box to him along with purple wooden...
  • Farmington Schools Announce Partnership With Jackson Lab

    FARMINGTON — The public school district announced a partnership with the Jackson Laboratory Friday. "The new units we are developing will take (high school biology) into a much higher level," Farmington High School science department leader Jim...
  • Willy Burgdorfer dies at 89; discovered bacteria causing Lyme disease

    Willy Burgdorfer, a Swiss-born researcher who gained international recognition for discovering the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, died Monday of complications of Parkinson's disease in western Montana. He was 89. A spokesman at the Daly-Leach Chapel...
  • Poconos nursing home loses regular license following drowning

    A personal care home in Stroud Township has had its regular license revoked after a woman in its care was found dead in a pond on the home's property in July. A state report says the home, known locally as Lakewood, neglected to respond to her suicidal...
  • Connecticut man pleads not guilty in son's death in hot car

    By Richard Weizel MILFORD Conn. (Reuters) - A Connecticut man pleaded not guilty on Friday to a charge of criminally negligent homicide in the death of his 15-month-old son, who died on a hot summer day after the father left him in the back seat of his...